There's not much worse time to have to make an equipment change than on the eve of a major championship, but that's what Jordan Spieth is facing on Wednesday night at Augusta National.
As part of his final preparation for his Masters title defense, the 22-year-old cracked the face of his long-time Titleist 915D2 driver. Spieth was seen on Golf Channel on the range ahead of a press dinner on Wednesday evening working with instructor Cameron McCormick, using a Trackman launch monitor to test several replacement heads.
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Spieth ranks 62nd in driving distance on the PGA Tour, averaging 295 yards off the tee. He's 79th in driving accuracy, hitting the fairway at a 63.09 percent clip.
The Texan may well be on the range particularly early on Thursday morning to get more comfortable with the new driver. His Thursday tee time is at 9:48 a.m. Eastern.